Sunday, January 16, 2011

Reset Samsung Galaxy S I9000

How to reset a Samsung Galaxy S I9000 smartphone

If your Samsung Galaxy S I9000 freezes or hangs, you may need reset the phone to regain funcionality.

Soft reset Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

Press and hold for 10 seconds a power button (the galaxy S i9000 reboot) if this does not resolve the problem make a soft reset:
Settings> Privacy> Factory data reset> Reset Phone> Erase everything Press Yes.

Hard reset Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

Turn the power off. If your Samsung Galaxy S I9000 is frozen, pull the battery out and reinsert it (like show in the picture).
How to make a hard reset Samsung Galaxy S i9000 smartphone

Hold the Volume Down button, press and release the Power button.
You are now presented with a menu that allows for Fastbook, Recovery, Clear Storage, and Simlock, select Clear storage by pressing the Volume Down button.
Press and release the Power button.
Now simply confirm your decision: Volume Up for YES and Volume Down for NO.

Samsung Galaxy S I9000 Specifications

Platform Operation System Android 2.2
Size Weight 118 g
Dimension(HxWxD) 122.4 x 64.2 x 9.9 mm
Display Interal Technology SUPER AMOLED
Resolution 480 x 800 16 M colours
Size 4.0"
Battery Standard Talk time 6.5 h
Standby 432 h
User Interface Input Device Touch
Camera Camera Resolution 5.0 MP
Digital / Optical Zoom 4x
Brightness ISO supported
Shot mode Single Shot / Self Shot / Beauty / Smile shot / Continuous / Panorame / Vintage / Add me / Action Shot / Cartoon
Photo effects Normal, Negative, Black and White, and Sepia
Photo quality settings Superfine / Fine/ Normal
Video Video player 3GP / AAC / AMR / Divx / MPEG4
Video recording 3GP
Video messaging Yes
Music & Sound Music Player AAC / AAC+ / AMR / eAAC+ / MP3
Poly Ringtones Yes
MP3 Ringtone Yes
Music Library Yes
Fun & Entertainment Embedded Wallpaper Wallpapers, live wallpapers
Business & Office Mobile Printing Yes
Offline Mode Yes
Voice memo & Voice mail Yes
Messaging SMS / EMS / MMS SMS and MMS
Predictive Text Input T9 Yes
Email Yes
Cell broadcast Yes
vCard / vCalendar Yes
Instant Messaging Yes
Connectivity Bluetooth Yes
USB Custom mini USB
Internet HTML Browser Yes
SyncML No
Memory User Memory 16 GB
Phone book entries Unlimited
External Memory 32 GB
Personal Information Management Calendar Yes
Scheduler Yes
To do list Yes
Clock Yes
Worldtime Yes
Alarm Yes
Currency converter No
Converter No
Calculator Yes
Memo book Yes
Stop watch Yes
Count down timer Yes
Call functions Speakerphone Yes
Video Caller ID Yes
Multiparty Yes


  1. it doesnt work,my cell phone is totly hang up... even it doesnt start.. what should i do??? plz help me

  2. i tried all these tircks but it doesnt work..

  3. Okay I have a Boost Galaxy S and it wont go past the SAMSUNG boot screen. I have tried taking the battery out to reset, and I tried to hard reset it but it didnt do anything. How do I get it passed that screen?

  4. Can you download bbm messenger on Galaxy gt-i9000?